Pear Cinnamon Cheese Dreams

Recipe details

Servings: 4


  • 4 slices whole-grain sandwich bread
  • 1 firm ripe pear
  • 1/2 cup (125 mL) shredded Canadian Mozzarella or Havarti cheese
  • 1/4 tsp (1 mL) ground cinnamon


  1. Preheat toaster oven or broiler. Lightly toast bread slices in toaster oven or under broiler, turning once if necessary.
  2. Meanwhile, cut pear lengthwise into quarters and cut out stem and core. Cut each quarter lengthwise into thin slices. Place on toast.
  3. In a small bowl, toss together cheese and cinnamon. Sprinkle evenly over pear slices. Broil in toaster oven or under broiler just until cheese is melted, about 2 minutes.
  4. Cut each bread slice diagonally into quarters and serve immediately.


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Pear Cinnamon Cheese Dreams

Recipe courtesy of Dairy Farmers of Canada

Nutrition Information

per serving
  • Calories 137
  • Protein 7 g
  • Carbohydrates 19 g
  • Fat 4 g
  • Fibre 3.4 g
  • Sodium 221 mg
  • Calcium 106 mg